Friday, August 26, 2016
Lorraine Heller

Lorraine Heller

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Lorraine Heller

Do you have a question on child benefit?

We seem to have child benefit coming out of our ears (not literally of course, that would be nice…) The changes announced in George...
Lorraine Heller

Kiwi Pies and random national celebrations

Think of a random activity, a like or dislike, an everyday object or a simple action – chances are, there’ll be a day or...
Lorraine Heller

Pay-as-you go cleaners: the perfect solution?

Today, I’m going to do something I’ve never done before. I’m going to get a cleaner. Just the thought of it fills me with mixed...
Lorraine Heller

Why shopping makes more sense than exercise

One thing I hate is exercise. I’m sure my colleague Leo (MyFamilyClub’s fitness freak) would cough and splutter at the mere hint of someone...
Lorraine Heller

Snowflakes or snowdrops?

Last summer I had a few rants about how we never really had a proper summer. Now I’m taking it all back because the...
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A frumpy baby in a ski suit

It always seems to be harder to get out of bed in the winter. Over the past week (maybe it’s the sudden cold spell?)...
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Can an octopus open jars?

Had you been in the MyFamilyClub office this morning, you would have witnessed one of our regular random morning banters. Today, it was whether...
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Because my freezer’s worth it!

January has been a very special month for me. Not because it’s the start to a new year, nor because it’s been a kind...
Lorraine Heller

Discounted travel to the moon

Ask kids where they’d most like to go on holiday, and the answers you’ll get, according to a new survey, include the moon, Narnia...
Lorraine Heller

Friday 13th

I'm feeling rather lucky today. I am sure there are people around the country crossing their fingers, not stepping on cracks in the pavestones...
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How to Use Brexit for Personal Financial Gain

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Win £30 Worth of Disney Learning Books & £30 Worth of Books to Donate!

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Europcar

Summer Car Hire From Just £13 Per Day PLUS One-Way Car Hire For £1...

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The Cost of Future Care: The Key Considerations

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How to Use Brexit for Personal Financial Gain

For just under half of the UK’s voting population, the decision by the country to leave the EU made in its referendum at the...
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